Frida Nilsson was born in 1979 in Hardemo on a "moonlight farm", a sideline agricultural business. From her father, a journalist, she inherited the love for theater. She gave drama classes for children, moderated shows for children on radio and television, and wrote stories for children. She has been very successful as a writer since 2004 and was nominated for the August Prize, one of the most prestigious Swedish literary awards .

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